Specific Sectors Across all sectors and especially public policy, political ecology questions to what extent they contribute the ecological unsustainability. It also asks how they can become a bigger part of the answer-both in terms of their structural arrangements as well as specific policies. It might seem that some sectors have little to do with the environment. Yet every human activity depends upon the capacity of environmental systems to support it.
By abayomi azikiwe editor, Pan-african News Wire A rise in reported incidents of police brutality and killings of civilians is taking place at the same time as the economic underpinnings of low-wage capitalism continue to deteriorate.
In regard to the anti-immigrant repression carried out in the U. Approximately 75 percent of all noncitizens deported from the country over the last 10 years, after serving prison and jail sentences, had been convicted of nonviolent offenses.
Alison Parker, deputy director of the U. We now know that a good number of people who are here legally and who are convicted of nonviolent offenses are regularly swept into the dragnet. And often, they are facing separation from family members, including children, who are citizens or legal residents.
During the summer ofthe publications ColorLines and the Chicago Reporter carried out a collaborative national investigation of police shootings in the 10 largest U. African Americans were highly affected disproportionately as victims of fatal police shootings.
In each of these urban areas, the percentage of African Americans killed by law enforcement was twice the number of their proportion within the population of these cities. There is a notion they will be perceived as Impact on workers, oppressed armed and dangerous.
The problem was exceptionally acute in Phoenix, which had the highest number of Latinos killed in the country. In a Dayton Daily News study, Cincinnati was second only to Minneapolis in the number of people shot. Minneapolis police shot 29 people between andresulting in the deaths of 12 individuals.
In Cincinnati police shot 22 people during the same time period, 13 resulting in fatalities. Another two died after they were sprayed with chemical agents while being attacked by the cops.
Long live May Day. Luis Barrios in prison. In February and March, the workers of Guadeloupe and Martinique in the French-controlled Caribbean launched a general strike against the impact of the global economic crisis and the racist-colonial control of their islands.
In Guadeloupe, strike supporter Jacques Bino was killed during a confrontation between the French police and striking unionists and youth. The French took no action against the police involved in this incident.
Police repression against the strike prompted rebellions in both Martinique and Guadeloupe in February and March. As a result of the discipline of the workers and their organizations, the strike demands were largely met by the French colonial authorities.
The presence of riot police, however, illustrated clearly that law-enforcement agencies within a capitalist and colonial society serve the interests of the ruling classes. The current recession has been particularly difficult for the manufacturing and construction industries—two industries in which black men are disproportionately employed.
Many workplaces have also implemented hiring freezes, a more important and less acknowledged contribution to sharply rising rates of unemployment.The Brand extension is commonly used by well-known brands that use their image to launch new varieties of their products in order to satisfy different needs of .
That’s not the problem in the United States. Here there’s already in place the means to create a comfortable life for everyone.
In fact, we could cut working hours and still have plenty. Purpose – This paper aims to respond to increasing interest in the intersection between accounting and human rights and to explore whether access to information might itself constitute a human right.
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